Category: Domain News

Parking monetization strategy

By NamePros Daily TNTNames.com: Today: Sustainably.com sold for $7,779 / Trademarks and word.word nGTLD’s / Is the $28,309 sale of DigitalBrain.com because of this? – Facebook is funding brain experiments… / and More… Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the … → Source: Domaining     



Godaddy Auctions Ending 8/25

Godaddy Auctions Ending 8/25KirklandTowing.com, Masterized.com, ExpertPlays.com, CoinPincher.com, FurnishedCabins.com, PassionFunder.com Godaddy No Reserve Auctions Ending Today DropEngine takes an algorithmic approach to drop capturing domains that have a high probability of resale. Take the guess work out of domain investing and build your portfolio the smart way with DropEngine.com. Top Investor PicksAuction End Time: 8/25/2019 12:00*…



Domain Shane’s Daily List of Domains at Auction for Sunday August 25th, 2019

By ShaneCultra DSAD.com: I had a little time Friday night so I submitted another group of names to Brandbucket. I’ve heard it takes 3 weeks for them to even look at your names so I figured I would just keep sending them in every few days so I would have an influx of names available…



AUCTION RECAP OF AUGUST 24, 2019

By Travis M. DSAD.com: A look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the domain auction list posted on August 24, 2019. If there is an asterisk (*) next to a price, it means that the name was at auction from a private seller (rather than an expiring name) and may have had…



Let’s run a little expired domain experiment with a “Bitcoin” domain

By Morgan MorganLinton.com: Years ago I hand registered a bunch of domains with the word “bitcoin” in them. Now, before I go any further let me be clear – I’ve never really made any money with hand registered domains, the vast majority of domains I’ve sold have either bought through an expired domain auction or…



196 Domain Discoveries for August 25th

By Michael Sumner NameBio.com: Every day we scan more than one hundred thousand domains across all the major marketplaces and pending delete lists to find domains you can buy that have sold in the past. Sale history, like the age of a domain name, is a great proxy for quality to help the cream rise…



$163k in Sales on August 24th – Hey.co sold for $8,111 – Daily Market Report

By Michael Sumner NameBio.com: GoDaddy had the top nine sales yesterday led by Hey.co which sold for $8,111. NameBio recorded 252 sales $100+ for a total of $138,543 with an average sale price of $550. Compared to the previous day there was a decrease of 22% in the number of sales and the total dollar…



Pharmacy.com Sale Price Revealed

By Michael Sumner NameBio.com: Back in 2007 the Pharmacy.com domain name was put up for sale. The broker was quoted as saying that the domain name was worth “way over $50 million” at the time. Thanks to a tip from Brian at PharmStreet.com we now know what the domain sold for in 2008. I’ll give…



Saturday Musings – My Fretty Friend

Michael Gilmour: Last night I had the privilege of being in the audience for the play, “My Fretty Friend”. The entire performance was conducted by two actors and was absolutely hilarious while at the same time packing a punch about mental health. So why is it that this so was so special for me? For…



The beauty of short domains in sub-branding

By Kassey Lee TLDInvestors.com: Epik’s Rob Monster has become a popular CEO among domain investors lately. On the Namepros domain forum, you can find him even during wee hours answering questions, offering great deals, and also soliciting ideas. He knows the power of crowd sourcing, and one of his latest projects is to find a…



Accessibility.com sold for $52,200

By NamePros Daily Domaining Tips: Today: Fully Autonomous Websites, Designed and Maintained by AI for your domains in the future / Finding-Flipping Parked Domains / New .BABY Domains for $17.99! / and More… Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today: GradeSecurity.com – This is an interesting two-word security…



Out of the top picks for TechCrunch Disrupt 2019, 43% are branding on non .COMs

By Morgan MorganLinton.com: TechCrunch Disrupt 2019 is just around the corner and that means some of the hottest startups in the world will be converging on San Francisco and vying for the attention of top Silicon Valley VCs. I’m a big fan of disrupt, it celebrates innovation and does a great job of showcasing exceptional…



Bitcoin.com publishes a piece on crypto domain names

By Raymond Hackney The Domains: Jamie Redman wrote a pretty long piece about the buying, selling and discussion of crypto related domain names. Redman went through a lot of social media posts, referenced a discussion about crypto on Namepros and pulled out a bunch of sales. It would have been nice for Jamie to have…



AUCTION RECAP OF AUGUST 23, 2019

By Travis M. DSAD.com: A look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the domain auction list posted on August 23, 2019. If there is an asterisk (*) next to a price, it means that the name was at auction from a private seller (rather than an expiring name) and may have had…



Domain farming : Dumping 12,000 toxic #domains a day

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: It’s tough times for a part time domain investor; the Minnesota farmer and father of five is facing the industry’s tight squeeze. Dumping a couple of domains once in a while is something most domain investors do with their domain portfolios. It’s called “weed and feed” your domains, and even the Domain…



131 Domain Discoveries for August 24th

By Michael Sumner NameBio.com: Every day we scan more than one hundred thousand domains across all the major marketplaces and pending delete lists to find domains you can buy that have sold in the past. Sale history, like the age of a domain name, is a great proxy for quality to help the cream rise…



$323k in Sales on August 23rd – AceTech.com sold for $83,637 – Daily Market Report

By Michael Sumner NameBio.com: The top sale of the day was AceTech.com which sold for $83,637 at Sedo. NameBio recorded 321 sales $100+ for a total of $296,916 with an average sale price of $925. Compared to the previous day there was an increase of 17% in the number of sales and the total dollar…



$323k in Sales on August 23rd – AceTech.com sold for $83,637 – Daily Market Report

By Michael Sumner NameBio.com: The top sale of the day was AceTech.com which sold for $83,637 at Sedo. NameBio recorded 321 sales $100+ for a total of $296,916 with an average sale price of $925. Compared to the previous day there was an increase of 17% in the number of sales and the total dollar…



IKE’S LIST OF DOMAINS AT AUCTION FOR Saturday, August 24th

By Josh E DSAD.com: After reading Shane’s post from yesterday I tried to think of which domains were my 10 best. It should be obvious right? I shouldn’t have to think about it. I’m often surprised by which names sell and which don’t. The names that I think are great will sit there with limited…



IKE’S LIST OF DOMAINS AT AUCTION FOR Saturday, August 24th

By Josh E DSAD.com: After reading Shane’s post from yesterday I tried to think of which domains were my 10 best. It should be obvious right? I shouldn’t have to think about it. I’m often surprised by which names sell and which don’t. The names that I think are great will sit there with limited…



Support for Facebook’s Libra is beginning to wane

By Raymond Hackney The Domains: The Next Web published a piece about some of the early backers of Libra looking to back away and maybe back out completely. The story written by Yessi Bello Perez takes a look at a recent report from FT.com (you need to subscribe to read it). It looks like the…



Support for Facebook’s Libra is beginning to wane

By Raymond Hackney The Domains: The Next Web published a piece about some of the early backers of Libra looking to back away and maybe back out completely. The story written by Yessi Bello Perez takes a look at a recent report from FT.com (you need to subscribe to read it). It looks like the…



How to appraise two-word new gTLD names with high monthly search volumes

By NamePros Daily TNTNames.com: Today: How most 5L/4L sales have been made / FetchBook.info sold for $4,150 / Is the $28,309 sale of DigitalBrain.com because of this? – Facebook is funding brain experiments… / and More… Here are the new discussions that caught my … → Source: Domaining     



How to appraise two-word new gTLD names with high monthly search volumes

By NamePros Daily TNTNames.com: Today: How most 5L/4L sales have been made / FetchBook.info sold for $4,150 / Is the $28,309 sale of DigitalBrain.com because of this? – Facebook is funding brain experiments… / and More… Here are the new discussions that caught my … → Source: Domaining     



XMX.com : Three letter .com #domain sold for a record-setting $3.9 million USD

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: The three letter domain, XMX.com, sold for the Bitcoin equivalent of a staggering $3.9 million dollars last year. According to Chinese domain investor, Kassey Lee, the domain was bought by Hong Yu, founder of XMAX Foundation. The company issues XMX coins which are traded on a number of cryptocurrency exchanges. On July…



XMX.com : Three letter .com #domain sold for a record-setting $3.9 million USD

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: The three letter domain, XMX.com, sold for the Bitcoin equivalent of a staggering $3.9 million dollars last year. According to Chinese domain investor, Kassey Lee, the domain was bought by Hong Yu, founder of XMAX Foundation. The company issues XMX coins which are traded on a number of cryptocurrency exchanges. On July…



Domain Investing News Recap for the week of August 19th 2019

By Morgan MorganLinton.com: While some people might be taking a break this summer, the Domain Investing world is more active than ever. From Guta.com releasing a ton of sales data to the hijacking of a 3L .COM and some pretty impressive numbers around the adoption of .TECH domains, there’s a lot to catch-up on this…



Domain Investing News Recap for the week of August 19th 2019

By Morgan MorganLinton.com: While some people might be taking a break this summer, the Domain Investing world is more active than ever. From Guta.com releasing a ton of sales data to the hijacking of a 3L .COM and some pretty impressive numbers around the adoption of .TECH domains, there’s a lot to catch-up on this…



Accessibility.com closes at $52,200

By Raymond Hackney TLDInvestors.com: Accessibility.com closed a few minutes ago at $52,200 on GoDaddy auctions. The domain was registered in 2003 and apparently once sold for $10,000. You would not see that sale on Namebio but the cool thing about the new GoDaddy landing pages and appraisal site is that they will show you some…



Brandsight to Host Free Domain Management Webinar

By Elliot Silver Brandsight is a corporate domain name management company that works with large brands on their domain name strategy and portfolio management. I received an email from the company announcing that it would be holding a free webinar to discuss hot topics in domain name management. Here’s what will be discussed in this…



#Velcro tape .com : Famous brand #domain leads to #UDRP at the #WIPO

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: Velcro is a famous trademark involving a series or products for fastening or tying things together. The Belgian group of companies registered Velcro.com in 1994. The matching trademark was registered in 1958, and the company is very protective of its mark and products, one of which is Velcro tape. Since 2006, there…



Godaddy Auctions Ending 8/23

Godaddy Auctions Ending 8/23KirklandTowing.com, Masterized.com, ExpertPlays.com, CoinPincher.com, FurnishedCabins.com, PassionFunder.com Godaddy No Reserve Auctions Ending Today DropEngine takes an algorithmic approach to drop capturing domains that have a high probability of resale. Take the guess work out of domain investing and build your portfolio the smart way with DropEngine.com. Top Investor PicksAuction End Time: 8/23/2019 12:00*…



#Domain memes : #WHOIS and the Curious George type

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: Domain memes are our open-ended, recurring series of fun incidents related to the domain industry. Identifying such funny or more serious incidents, domain memes offer a quick laugh – or an intense scratch of the top of your head. Whatever works for you. In the domain industry there are several types of…



AUCTION RECAP OF AUGUST 22, 2019

By Travis M. DSAD.com: A look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the domain auction list posted on August 22, 2019. If there is an asterisk (*) next to a price, it means that the name was at auction from a private seller (rather than an expiring name) and may have had…



Giant #Orange submits to #MiniOrange .com via #domain #UDRP loss

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: Orange is a telecom giant with operations in more than 200 countries, and owns thousands of ORANGE or ORANGE‑formative trademarks registered in jurisdictions around the world. That being said, they surely can’t have exclusive rights to the “orange” word, despite owning Orange.com. A British company called MiniOrange… Source: Domaining     



The Truth Behind My Title: A High-Achieving CEO’s Candid Story Of Depression, Suicide, And Hope

By The Frager factor The Frager factor: Today: Apple Warnings, Linkedin, Fake Accounts, Job Interviews, Remote Workers, Elon Musk, Direct to Brain IO, Genuine People LinkedIn has blocked 21.6 million fake accounts so far this year LinkedIn is largely a controversy-free zone 3 Things Shy People Should Consider on Job Interviews Why… Source: Domaining     



China’s MySpace trainwreck sells its gTLD

By Kevin Murphy DomainIncite.com: A once-hot Chinese social networking company that now sells used cars instead has offloaded its gTLD. The registry contract for .ren, the Pinyin for the Chinese “人”, meaning “people”, has been transferred from Beijing Qianxiang Wangjing Technology Development Co to ZDNS International. The original registry is … Source: Domaining     



Your Top 10 Domains

By Andrew Allemann Domain Name Wire: Take stock of your top Domains. On Twitter yesterday, Shane Cultra said he didn’t know why so many people keep their domain portfolio private. 2nd thought. If you are ashamed to publish your top 50 names then essentially you already know that your names aren’t that good. Which is…



#Guta brokers letter/number #domain A6.com to #Chinese buyer

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: Guta, the multi-discipline brokerage house of domain investor, George Hong, announced another big sale. The domain A6.com was sold, to a Chinese buyer. The seller appears to have been a British person of Chinese background. While the exact price was not disclosed, George told us that it sold for “six figures” USD….



Brandsight to Host Free Domain Management Webinar

By Elliot Silver DomainInvesting.com: Brandsight is a corporate domain name management company that works with large brands on their domain name strategy and portfolio management. I received an email from the company announcing that it would be holding a free webinar to discuss hot topics in domain name management. Here’s what will be discussed in…



129 Domain Discoveries for August 23rd

By Michael Sumner NameBio.com: Every day we scan more than one hundred thousand domains across all the major marketplaces and pending delete lists to find domains you can buy that have sold in the past. Sale history, like the age of a domain name, is a great proxy for quality to help the cream rise…



$160k in Sales on August 22nd – MRTCo.com sold for $4,388 – Daily Market Report

By Michael Sumner NameBio.com: The top sale of the day was MRTCo.com which sold for $4,388 at BuyDomains. NameBio recorded 274 sales $100+ for a total of $133,249 with an average sale price of $486. Compared to the previous day there was an increase of 0.7% in the number of sales but the total dollar…



Domain Shane’s Daily List of Domains at Auction for Friday August 23rd, 2019

By ShaneCultra DSAD.com: I brought up two questions on twitter yesterday. One, why would a domain investor want privacy on their domain names? Only two answers that came back were legit. One. If you are trying to acquire names that are singular/plural or near versions of a certain name. You don’t want to tip people…



Jane.AI Rebrands as Capacity and Gets Capacity.com

By Elliot Silver I just saw a tweet from TechCrunch linking to an article announcing that a company called Capacity raised a $13.2 million in its Series B round of funding. In total, the company has raised $23.2 million in funding. The company, which was previously known as Jane.AI, recently secured the brand match Capacity.com…



Short domain names be damned, this one’s all about the long game

By Raymond Hackney TLDInvestors.com: Who said short domain names have all the fun? Here is a long one that’s expired over $600 at GoDaddy Auctions. thelongestlistofthelongeststuffatthelongestdomainnameatlong last.com Now you might be thinking to yourself, “What the heck?” Well this was a website started in July of 2005. The website was about all things… Source: Domaining…



Mark Levine is hitting it out of the park when it comes to domain sales this year, what’s his sec…

By Morgan MorganLinton.com: It’s no secret that domain investors around the world are having one heck of a 2019. With domains hotter than ever in the startup world and blockbuster sales like Voice.com for $30M, it’s pretty clear that things aren’t slowing down anytime soon. Today on Twitter domain name investor Mark Levine announced two…



It was Japanese, then it became Chinese, and it lives on

By Kassey Lee TLDInvestors.com: One day in 2000, Mr. Ishida was walking through his Styrofoam factory. He saw a pile of beads and wondered what would happen if he put them into a cotton fabric bag. He tried and he was stunned. The touch sensation was absolutely amazing! Mr. Ishida quickly turned this discovery into…



Startups on .tech domains raise $2B+ in VC funding

By Raymond Hackney The Domains: .Tech turns 4 years old this month and Radix, a sponsor here on TheDomains, sent out a press release with regards to the amount of funding raised by companies operating on a .tech. To date over $2billion has been raised in Venture Capital. 22nd Aug, Dubai. Radix, one of the…



#Amazon : Legal department owns at least two #AmazonFire domains

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: The Amazon forest is on fire; it’s a disaster of massive proportions affecting the biggest rain forest on the planet. The Amazon fires have created a layer of smoke that covers more than 1.2 million square miles. More than 9,000 forest fires have started in Brazil since last Thursday. Oddly, the domain…



FUP.com sold for $20,455

By NamePros Daily Domaining Tips: Today: Tyc999.com sold for $6,701 / Discuss and Share Token Domains / Where to sell .uk domain easily / and More… Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today: Interview with the DNA (Domain Name Association) – How much do you actually know about…



Social Media Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com